Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, December 21, 2012 at 19:36:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 66%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 21, 2012 at 19:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||9° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.95 meters/second, 1594.6 km/hour, 990.8 miles/hour or 861.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 33.1"||16.51 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 04.4"||990.77 mi||west||0° 09' 34.4"||10.97 mi||north||990.58 mi|
|24 hours||10° 49' 23.5"||736.96 mi||east||3° 34' 29.7"||245.75 mi||north||772.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nzérékoré||Fri 7:36 PM||271 km||168 miles||146 nm|| S|
|Bamako||Fri 7:36 PM||302 km||188 miles||163 nm|| NNE|
|Kenema||Fri 7:36 PM||337 km||210 miles||182 nm|| SW|
|Gbarnga||Fri 7:36 PM||353 km||220 miles||191 nm|| S|
|Bo||Fri 7:36 PM||373 km||232 miles||201 nm|| SW|
|Kindia||Fri 7:36 PM||403 km||251 miles||218 nm|| W|
|Sikasso||Fri 7:36 PM||404 km||251 miles||218 nm|| ENE|
|Kakata||Fri 7:36 PM||423 km||263 miles||229 nm|| SSW|
|Monrovia||Fri 7:36 PM||463 km||288 miles||250 nm|| SSW|
|Koutiala||Fri 7:36 PM||473 km||294 miles||256 nm|| ENE|
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